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Spadina—Fort York

Spadina—Fort York is a federal electoral district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Spadina—Fort York
Ontario electoral district
Spadina-Fort York in relation to the other Toronto ridings (2015 boundaries).png
Spadina-Fort York in relation to the other Toronto ridings (2013 boundaries)
Coordinates:43°38′02″N 79°23′10″W / 43.634°N 79.386°W / 43.634; -79.386Coordinates: 43°38′02″N 79°23′10″W / 43.634°N 79.386°W / 43.634; -79.386
Federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Adam Vaughan
Liberal
District created2013
First contested2015
Last contested2019
District webpageprofile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)82,480
Electors (2015)73,179
Area (km²)21
Pop. density (per km²)3,927.6
Census divisionsToronto
Census subdivisionsToronto
Map of Spadina-Fort York riding

Spadina—Fort York was created by the 2012 federal electoral boundaries redistribution and was legally defined in the 2013 representation order. It came into effect upon the call of the 42nd Canadian federal election in October 2015.[1] It was created out of parts of the electoral districts of Trinity—Spadina and Toronto Centre.[2]

DemographicsEdit

According to the Canada 2016 Census[3][4]

Ethnic groups: 55.7% White, 14.8% Chinese, 8.3% South Asian, 5.1% Black, 2.4% Latin American, 2.2% Filipino, 1.9% Arab, 1.6% Korean, 1.6% West Asian, 1.5% Aboriginal, 1.4% Southeast Asian, 1.8% Multiple
Languages: 63.3% English, 5.8% Mandarin, 4.7% Cantonese, 3.1% French, 2.5% Spanish, 2.2% Portuguese, 1.5% Farsi, 1.5% Russian, 1.4% Arabic, 1.2% Korean
Religions (2011): 45.6% Christian (25.1% Catholic, 3.8% Anglican, 2.7% Christian Orthodox, 2.6% United Church, 1.3% Presbyterian, 10.1% Other), 5.1% Muslim, 3.6% Buddhist, 2.4% Hindu, 2.4% Jewish, 39.7% No religion
Median income (2015): $48,814
Average income (2015): $66,906

Members of ParliamentEdit

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Spadina—Fort York
Riding created from Trinity—Spadina and Toronto Centre
42nd  2015–2019     Adam Vaughan Liberal
43rd  2019–present

Election resultsEdit

2019 Canadian federal election
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Adam Vaughan 33,822 55.8 +1.14
New Democratic Diana Yoon 12,188 20.1 -7.18
Conservative Frank Fang 10,680 17.6 +1.87
Green Dean Maher 3,174 5.2 +3.14
People's Robert Stewart 672 1.1 -
Independent Marcela Ramirez 114 0.2 -
Total valid votes/Expense limit 60,650 100.0
Total rejected ballots 339
Turnout 60,989 67.7
Eligible voters 90,022
Source: Elections Canada[5][6]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Adam Vaughan 30,141 54.66 +30.27 $165,249.21
New Democratic Olivia Chow 15,047 27.28 -22.36 $157,607.66
Conservative Sabrina Zuniga 8,673 15.73 -5.13 $50,463.77
Green Sharon Danley 1,137 2.06 -2.11 $2,935.30
PACT Michael Nicula 91 0.17 $21.68
Marxist–Leninist Nick Lin 59 0.11
Total valid votes/Expense limit 55,148 100.0     $207,037.56
Total rejected ballots 268 0.48
Turnout 55,416 73.93
Eligible voters 74,958
Source: Elections Canada[7][8]
2011 federal election redistributed results[9]
Party Vote %
  New Democratic 18,351 49.64
  Liberal 9,015 24.39
  Conservative 7,713 20.86
  Green 1,540 4.17
  Others 350 0.95

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  2. ^ Final Report – Ontario
  3. ^ https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/details/page.cfm?Lang=E&Geo1=FED&Code1=35101&Geo2=PR&Code2=35&SearchText=Spadina&SearchType=Begins&SearchPR=01&B1=All&TABID=1&type=0
  4. ^ https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/details/page.cfm?Lang=E&Geo1=FED2013&Code1=35081&Data=Count&SearchText=Parkdale&SearchType=Begins&SearchPR=01&A1=All&B1=All&Custom=&TABID=1
  5. ^ "List of confirmed candidates". Elections Canada. Retrieved October 4, 2019.
  6. ^ "Election Night Results". Elections Canada. Retrieved November 6, 2019.
  7. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Spadina—Fort York, 30 September 2015
  8. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates
  9. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections

External linksEdit